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Carlos Alcaraz may be about to follow in Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal's footsteps

CARLOS ALCARAZ has been widely tipped as the next big thing in tennis, and has won comparisons to fellow Spanish legend Rafael Nadal. He has backed up his appearance in the last four at Indian Wells, and in the process became the youngest player to reach the semis of the two events, known as the ‘sunshine double’.

express.co.uk ,  1 month ago 0
Carlos Alcaraz may be about to follow in Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal's footsteps

Carlos Alcaraz blows Andy Roddick away with Miami Open win - 'He is the real deal'

CARLOS ALCARAZ continued his incredible run in 2022 with an impressive win over Stefanos Tsitsipas at the Miami Open. Carlos Alcaraz has been compared to tennis icon Andre Agassi with Andy Roddick calling the Spanish sensation the "real deal" following his straight-sets win over Stefanos Tsitsipas at the Miami Open.

express.co.uk ,  1 month ago 3
Carlos Alcaraz blows Andy Roddick away with Miami Open win - 'He is the real deal'

Brad Gilbert unsure Novak Djokovic will dominate clay even with Rafael Nadal injury after 'mentally taxing' year

Brad Gilbert believes the last few months will have been “mentally taxing” for Novak Djokovic and is unsure whether he will dominate the clay season. Djokovic, 34, has played just three matches this year after being denied entry into Australia and the United States as he is unvaccinated against Covid-19.

eurosport.co.uk ,  1 month ago 0
Brad Gilbert unsure Novak Djokovic will dominate clay even with Rafael Nadal injury after 'mentally taxing' year

Novak Djokovic served warning as star dubbed 'mini-Rafael Nadal' tipped to stun him

NOVAK DJOKOVIC has been given a strong warning if he comes up against Spanish teenager Carlos Alcaraz. Novak Djokovic has been served a strong warning by Brad Gilbert, with the former star and coach tipping Carlos Alcaraz to cause him problems at future Grand Slam events. Alcaraz - who has been dubbed the mini-Rafael Nadal - is one of tennis’ hottest prospects on the ATP Tour.

express.co.uk ,  1 month ago 0
Novak Djokovic served warning as star dubbed 'mini-Rafael Nadal' tipped to stun him

Rafael Nadal turns his attention to the clay court season after suffering chest injury in Indian Wells final defeat by  American Taylor Fritz

Taylor Fritz won the title at Indian Wells with a 6-3 7-5(5) victory on Sunday The 24-year-old American ended Rafael Nadal's unbeaten start to the year He is the first American to lift the trophy since Andre Agassi back in 2001 Nadal said he had some breathing difficulty during the defeat in the final

dailymail.co.uk ,  2 months ago 0
Rafael Nadal turns his attention to the clay court season after suffering chest injury in Indian Wells final defeat by  American Taylor Fritz

Nadal concerned by chest pain: It's like a needle is inside there

Felt pain during his first loss of 2022 Rafael Nadal has revealed he struggled to breath throughout his straight sets defeat to Taylor Fritz in the Indian Wells final. The Australian Open champion was 4-0 down in the first set, at which point he left the court for medical treatment.

marca.com ,  2 months ago 1
Nadal concerned by chest pain: It's like a needle is inside there

Taylor Fritz takes Indian Wells title and ends Rafael Nadal’s 20-match streak

Taylor Fritz has snapped Rafael Nadal’s 20-match winning streak as the Californian claimed his first ATP Masters 1000 title at Indian Wells. There were errors from both throughout as Fritz took the first set and the pair entered a tiebreaker at the end of the second, with neither having lost one at Indian Wells this year in singles.

sportinglife.com ,  2 months ago 0
Taylor Fritz takes Indian Wells title and ends Rafael Nadal’s 20-match streak

Indian Wells: Taylor Fritz snaps Rafael Nadal's 20-match winning streak to lift title

Taylor Fritz said his stubborn streak and a high pain tolerance helped him win the Indian Wells title after an ankle injury almost forced the American to pull out of the final against Rafael Nadal; The 24-year-old overcame excruciating pain to snap the Spaniard's 20-match winning run Taylor Fritz overcame excruciating pain to snap Rafael Nadal's 20-match winning at Indian Wells

skysports.com ,  2 months ago 0
Indian Wells: Taylor Fritz snaps Rafael Nadal's 20-match winning streak to lift title

'It's like a needle all the time inside... I get dizzy because it's painful: Rafael Nadal reveals he had a BREATHING problem in his Indian Wells final defeat to Taylor Fritz who ended the Spaniard's 20-match winning streak

Taylor Fritz won the title at Indian Wells with a 6-3 7-5(5) victory on Sunday The 24-year-old American ended Rafael Nadal's unbeaten start to the year He is the first American to lift the trophy since Andre Agassi back in 2001 Nadal said he had some breathing difficulty during the defeat in the final

dailymail.co.uk ,  2 months ago 3
'It's like a needle all the time inside... I get dizzy because it's painful: Rafael Nadal reveals he had a BREATHING problem in his Indian Wells final defeat to Taylor Fritz who ended the Spaniard's 20-match winning streak

Taylor Fritz upsets Rafael Nadal to claim his first ATP Masters title at Indian Wells as the Spaniard is beaten in straight sets to end his 20-MATCH winning streak

Taylor Fritz won the title at Indian Wells with a 6-3 7-5(5) victory on Sunday The 24-year-old American ended Rafael Nadal's 20-match winning streak He is the first American to lift the trophy since Andre Agassi back in 2001 Taylor Fritz has snapped Rafael Nadal's 20-match winning streak as the Californian claimed his first ATP Masters 1000 title at Indian Wells.

dailymail.co.uk ,  2 months ago 3
Taylor Fritz upsets Rafael Nadal to claim his first ATP Masters title at Indian Wells as the Spaniard is beaten in straight sets to end his 20-MATCH winning streak

Fritz 1st U.S. man into Indian Wells final since '12

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. -- Taylor Fritz ended Andrey Rublev's 13-match winning streak with a 7-5, 6-4 victory Saturday in the BNP Paribas Open semifinals. Fritz advanced to the final Sunday against either Rafael Nadal or 18-year-old Carlos Alcaraz, who met in the other semifinal. Seeded 20th, Fritz is the first American man to make the final since John Isner in 2012.

espn.co.uk ,  2 months ago 0
Fritz 1st U.S. man into Indian Wells final since '12

Cameron Norrie's Indian Wells title defence ended by Carlos Alcaraz; Rafael Nadal into semi-finals

The British No 1 lost 6-4 6-3 to Carlos Alcaraz in the quarter-finals; Rafael Nadal beat Nick Kyrgios 7-6 (7-0) 5-7 6-4 to take his winning streak to 19 matches at the start of the 2022 season Defending champion Cameron Norrie has been knocked out of Indian Wells at the quarter-final stage

skysports.com ,  2 months ago 0
Cameron Norrie's Indian Wells title defence ended by Carlos Alcaraz; Rafael Nadal into semi-finals

Novak Djokovic no longer with longtime coach Marian Vajda

Novak Djokovic and coach Marian Vajda are no longer working together, splitting up after 15 years and 20 Grand Slam titles. A statement that went up on Djokovic's website on Tuesday said that the two men "agreed to end their partnership" after last year's season-ending ATP Finals.

espn.co.uk ,  2 months ago 0
Novak Djokovic no longer with longtime coach Marian Vajda

Novak Djokovic’s propensity for self-sabotage has become a defining trait

The Serb is willing to pay price of being unvaccinated but is it worth missing the chance to be seen as the greatest ever? Over the past 11 years of men’s tennis, during which Novak Djokovic rose to dominance and improbably positioned himself as one of the greatest to play the game, the only time his success has been in doubt came after the summer of 2017 when he suffered through many months with an elbow injury.

theguardian.com ,  3 months ago 0
Novak Djokovic’s propensity for self-sabotage has become a defining trait

Floyd Mayweather's comeback fight with YouTuber-turned-boxer Money Kicks 'is OFF' after 'talks collapse' between the pair over their proposed exhibition bout atop the famous Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai

Talks have collapsed over holding an exhibition bout at the Burj Al Arab in Dubai Floyd Mayweather was expected to face Dubai YouTuber Money Kicks The 44-year-old still hopes to find a new opponent for a potential fight Floyd Mayweather will have to wait longer to return to the boxing ring after his proposed fight with YouTuber Money Kicks has reportedly been called off.

dailymail.co.uk ,  3 months ago 9
Floyd Mayweather's comeback fight with YouTuber-turned-boxer Money Kicks 'is OFF' after 'talks collapse' between the pair over their proposed exhibition bout atop the famous Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai

Novak Djokovic accused of using Rafael Nadal to 'fuel the fire'

RAFAEL Nadal beat Novak Djokovic to an unprecedented 21st Grand Slam when he triumphed at the Australian Open last month. Novak Djokovic will have used Rafael Nadal's Australian Open win to 'fuel the fire' according to one of the sport's most revered coaches. Darren Cahill, who has coached the likes of including Andy Murray, Ana Ivanovic, Andre Agassi, Lleyton Hewitt and Simona Halep, think the Spaniard's success in Melbourne could inadvertently help the Serbian as he continues his bid to become the most successful Grand Slam player of all time.

express.co.uk ,  3 months ago 3
Novak Djokovic accused of using Rafael Nadal to 'fuel the fire'

Roger Federer once played tennis 692 feet in the air on hotel helipad turned court

Back in early 2005, Roger Federer took on Andre Agassi on a hotel helipad as the two tennis greats prepared to take part in the upcoming Dubai Tennis Championship Roger Federer once played a tennis match almost 700 feet in the ait on an insane hotel helipad that had been converted into a tennis court.

dailystar.co.uk ,  4 months ago 1
Roger Federer once played tennis 692 feet in the air on hotel helipad turned court